Here are some different jigs that I have created or used over the years. If you have one send me a photo of it and I will place it here
This jigs was for putters
This jig was for doing button. It was done on cardboard so that the customer could press his buttons into the round holes and they would stick.
Button Jig 2
Here are the buttons pressed into the jig and sprayed with Thermark (Cermark).
Pocket Knife Jig
Here is a jig in acrylic for pocket knives
Pocket Knife Jig 2
Here is another pocket knife jig cut into acrylic. To make this jig required me to take a picture of the jig and than use the photo to draw out the outer shape of the knife so that I could cut it with the laser machine
Wooden Key Tag
Wooden key tag jig created out of cardboard
Wooden Key Tag 2
Here is a bit of a different jig for another wooden key tag
Key Tag 3
This jig does key tags.
Key Tag 4
Here are the key tags line up on the jig
Wood Pen Box Jig
Here is a jig to hold wooden pen boxes
Pen Box Jig Reinforced
I put a sheet of engraving material behind the jig to give it strength and rigidity.
Here is knife jig to hold a number of knives. I have a metal sheet under this jig (made of wood) to add strength.
Knife Jig 2
The secret here is to keep the knifes as close to each other to maximize your speed across the knives.
Knife Jig 3
All the knives lined up in the Fiber Laser
Pen Jig 1
Lots of pens on this jig
Pen Jig 2
Pens are lined up close to each other to maximize speed
Use the Box the Product Came In
Sometimes using the box that the item came in makes a good jig
Use the Box the Product Came In 2
I used 3 mm mdf to create this knife jig
Beer Stein Jig
Pink Styrofoam works good. This glass fits perfectly in the rectangle cutout. This jig allowed the customer to do his mugs flat and in multiples.
Wine Glass Jig
I did the same styrofoam jig to do wineglasses. We used a 4 inch lens to maximize the engraving area on the glass
Wine Glass 2
The same jig can be used for non stem glass
Wine Glass 3
I cut slots in the cardboard to hold the base and keep the glass level.
Hmm a nice flex glass 🙂
Flex Glass 2
I had too cut the bottom to shape so that the glass would fit in the jig
Water Bottle Jig
Here is a jig made out of cardboard so that the bottle sits flat
Water Bottle Jig 2
The fit is nice and tight and the bottle is level
Water Bottle Jig 3
Here is another water bottle jig done in cardboard. They fit tight and are level in height
Annual Plaque Plate Jig
This jig made it easier for the customer to place on the plates for an annual